Residential Construction Academy: Electrical Principles
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Level(s): Flesch-Kincaid

Author : Stephen L. Herman

9781111306472

320 Pages  Hardcover 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2003

©2012 , Published

$89.50

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Through the use of a lively writing style and frequent examples, RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: ELECTRICAL PRINCIPLES, 2E covers the important topics that students need to know to become residential electricians. The author, Stephen L. Herman, logically presents the basic electrical principles fr... more

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Chapter overviews, practice problems and examples are used extensively throughout the text to help students master the material.

Separate chapter on Safety emphasizes the importance of on the job safety.

Glossary of Terms opens each chapter to give students easy access to terminology when they nee... more

New to this Edition

New content covers Arc-fault Interrupters, Structure of the Atom, The American Wire Gauge (AWG), and Determining Conductor Sizes Using the NEC.

Updated to the 2011 National Electrical Code.

More Chapter Review questions added to allow for more practice and greater flexibility in assignments.

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